Rainford and Whitney are going hunting in the amazon. Rainsford goes to sleep he is startled by a gunshot. He falls of the yacht into the water and swims his way to shore. Then falls asleep
Rainsford wakes up not knowing were he is at. All he can think of is he is hungry. He hears a gunshot, so he knew there were people on this island. He hunts for the people to find food. When he comes sees a huge building. He knockes on the door hoping someone will answer.
When the door opens he sees two men know as Ivan and General Zaroff. Rainsford introduced himself and tells him only comes to look for food. Instead the general gives him clothes food and a place to sleep for the night. The general and Rainsford start talking.
The general starts telling Rainsford he only hunts humans not animals. Rainsford is in such wonder why. The general says hunting animals became boring for him. Then the general tells rainsford about the game and if h would like to play.
The general explains the game. You only get certin amount of supplies and you have to wonder around the island and try not to get killed by the general or ivan. Rainsford decides to play thinking he will the game
Rainsford sets off trying to find a good place to go. He then reaches a swamp the general said was a very dangerous to be in the swamp. Rainsford sets up a trap. The trap does not hurt the general it hurts ivan and he dies. After that the genera went back to his home ocking the doors. when he turns around he see rainsford. And the general told him that he has won the game and can sleep in his very cozy bed.